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Arkansas Employment Information


Arkansas Overview


By mid-2012, Arkansas had regained nearly all the jobs it lost during the recession. Blessed with bountiful natural resources, the Natural State has especially benefited from its expanding agriculture and energy sectors and solid performance in its manufacturing, healthcare and retail industries. This diversity has served to bolster the Arkansas economy, which is good news for the Arkansas job market and the state’s 1.4 million workers.

Arkansas Job Opportunities


Arkansas’s fertile soil and mild weather supported a once agricultural-based economy. However, the state has since diversified into a range of businesses, such as industrial production, transportation, retail and tourism. Arkansas is home to the world’s largest retailer, Wal-Mart, as well as Tyson Foods, Dillard’s and J.B. Hunt Transport.

Most jobs in Arkansas are provided by the trade, transportation and utilities sector followed closely by the government sector. Arkansas has expanded public-sector jobs as most other states have reported declines. Other critical hiring sectors include education/health services and manufacturing. Many sectors have consistently added jobs, including government, education/health services, leisure and hospitality, and other services; other job sectors have reported mixed performance.

Arkansas Employment Trends


The Arkansas unemployment rate, which was relatively stable over the past several years, peaked at 8.2 percent in mid-2011. By early 2012, the rate was well below 8 percent. After declining during the second half of 2011, state payrolls have resumed growing. Online hiring continues to show positive momentum.

Employment in Arkansas is expected to increase 1.8 percent between Q2 2012 and Q2 2013, more than the 1.3 percent expansion expected in the US job supply, according to Moody’s Analytics.
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AT&T: So Much More of What You Work For Looking for an opportunity where you can put your energy and enthusiasm to work to create unlimited earning potential? Of course you are. How about a chance to learn, grow and advance with the number one wireless company in America? Even better. We're AT&T, and the only thing we enjoy more than pioneering and selling the latest devices is helping people...
Director of Women's Services Fort Smith, AR This position is with a 500 bed hospital system that is part of one of the largest acute care hospital networks in the country. Their hospital offers a full range of services and has been serving the community for over 100 years. The ER is the busiest ER in the state and they serve a population of approximately 350,000. The hospital is growing rapidly ...
Description As a part of the Tenet and Catholic Health Initiatives family, Conifer Health Solutions is a leading healthcare business process management services provider working to improve operational performance for more than 600 clients so they can support financial improvement, enhance the patient experience, and drive value-based performance. Through our revenue cycle management, patient comm...
It's a great time to be at Tuesday Morning! We are the nation’s largest closeout retailer with over 800 closeout stores nationwide, featuring unique, name brand and luxury items. This merchandise is not in a structured planogram environment because of the unique mix of product we carry. We are currently looking for a Retail Store Manager in our Pine Bluff location. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBI...
AT&T: So Much More of What You Work For Looking for an opportunity where you can put your energy and enthusiasm to work to create unlimited earning potential? Of course you are. How about a chance to learn, grow and advance with the number one wireless company in America? Even better. We're AT&T, and the only thing we enjoy more than pioneering and selling the latest devices is helping people...
AT&T: So Much More of What You Work For Looking for an opportunity where you can put your energy and enthusiasm to work? Of course you are. How about a chance to learn, grow and advance with the number one wireless company in America? Even better. Were AT&T, and the only thing we enjoy more than pioneering and selling the latest devices is helping people make the most of them. Our retail opp...
AT&T: So Much More of What You Work For Looking for an opportunity where you can put your energy and enthusiasm to work to create unlimited earning potential? Of course you are. How about a chance to learn, grow and advance with the number one wireless company in America? Even better. We're AT&T, and the only thing we enjoy more than pioneering and selling the latest devices is helping people...
Builders, contractors and remodelers across the country trust Norandex, a division of Saint-Gobain, and for good reason: We’re one of the leading distributors of exterior building products in the United States. Since 1946, we’ve been dedicated to searching out new and innovative ways to improve the quality of our products and services. We are an industry leader because we are a team of many with o...
AT&T: So Much More of What You Work For Looking for an opportunity where you can put your energy and enthusiasm to work to create unlimited earning potential? Of course you are. How about a chance to learn, grow and advance with the number one wireless company in America? Even better. We're AT&T, and the only thing we enjoy more than pioneering and selling the latest devices is helping people...
Talk about value...T.J. Maxx is where you'll find it. T.J. Maxx, together with Marshalls, forms the Marmaxx Group, the largest off-price retailer of apparel and home fashions in the U.S. T.J. Maxx offers brand name family apparel, giftware, home fashions, women’s shoes, and lingerie, and emphasizes accessories and fine jewelry, at prices 20% - 60% below department and specialty store regular price...
Talk about value...T.J. Maxx is where you'll find it. T.J. Maxx, together with Marshalls, forms the Marmaxx Group, the largest off-price retailer of apparel and home fashions in the U.S. T.J. Maxx offers brand name family apparel, giftware, home fashions, women’s shoes, and lingerie, and emphasizes accessories and fine jewelry, at prices 20% - 60% below department and specialty store regular price...
Description Position Summary Must be available to work a flexible hours, and weekends. Train for your professional sales career in an entrepreneurial environment steeped in a tradition of success. Our TEAM approach engages you in all aspects of our business – sales, operations and maintenance. Learn how we have become the nation’s leading transportation company from the ground up – where the ru...
We’re growing and are looking for a Maintenance Supervisor to be a part of our fun and fast-paced apartment communities! Are you experienced in maintenance, detailed oriented, have great customer service skills, have your own basic tools? How would you like to be part of a successful, award-winning national company that can provide you with a competitive wage and benefits and opportunities for car...
Description As a part of the Tenet and Catholic Health Initiatives family, Conifer Health Solutions is a leading healthcare business process management services provider working to improve operational performance for more than 600 clients so they can support financial improvement, enhance the patient experience, and drive value-based performance. Through our revenue cycle management, patient comm...
Description As a part of the Tenet and Catholic Health Initiatives family, Conifer Health Solutions is a leading healthcare business process management services provider working to improve operational performance for more than 600 clients so they can support financial improvement, enhance the patient experience, and drive value-based performance. Through our revenue cycle management, patient comm...
Saint-Gobain, the world leader in the habitat and construction markets, designs, manufactures and distributes building materials, providing innovative solutions to meet growing demand in emerging economies, for energy efficiency and for environmental protection. Saint-Gobain is a welcoming, solid, open-minded company that offers long-term career opportunities. About CertainTeed Through the respo...
White Hall, AR, 71602
Production Operator (shipping),Pine Bluff, AR Job Duties · Receive laundry items or parts as they come down the assembly line (conveyer belt). · Handle laundry items as are separated and identified · Use any hand-held tools that are necessary (e.g., screwdrivers, irons, hangers). · Pass your assembled product on to the next team member so they can complete their duties. · Sweep or clean your...
Bulk Fold Operator-Pine Bluff, TX This position involves duties in the laundry. These duties involve processing of soiled laundry items and clean laundry items. The incumbent will perform all of the following duties: repetitively sorts bulk soiled laundry into prescribed classification lots repetitively folds rough-dry laundry and small items processed through flat work ironer shakes tangled, ...
Description: National Lift of Arkansas is a Multi-line forklift & aerial lift company that seeks a Parts & Service manager for a $7M branch(s) in Little Rock, AR & Springdale, AR. Role is currently combined, but with growth will become two separate roles with a new hire (preferably by this manager.) Currently will handle small amount of road mechanic dispatching, along with shop job parts ordering...
White Hall, AR, 71602
Tunnel Operator, Pine Bluff, AR This position will require reporting to the Production Manager of Operations. This person may be required to perform tasks related to uniform operational machines. He/she must be knowledgeable about OSHA Blood-borne Pathogen responsibilities. This position demands good physical ability. The applicant will be required to lift, carry, walk, sit, push, pull and wo...

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